Linda Grashoff's Photography Adventures

In the Land of Queen Anne’s Lace 1

October 19, 2016

I’m reaching back for this one, taken September 3, 2014, looking into the neighbor’s field from our old property.


5 responses

  1. Very similar to Cow Parsley which is one of the very many types of Umbellifers which is a native to the UK and also has the nickname ‘Queen Anne’s Lace’. That’s quite a sight – the colour is so subtle and the light soft. A bucolic image.


    October 24, 2016 at 1:17 PM

    • Thank you, Andy. I don’t know if it’s the same cow parsley, but we have a plant here also that goes by that name. It looks like our Queen Anne’s lace but grows over five feet tall. Our Queen Anne’s lace is usually about two feet tall.


      October 24, 2016 at 2:23 PM

      • Umbellifers are a very confusing genus of plants and I’m quite sure I call many plants Cow Parsley when it isn’t actually that but something very similar. I think our Cow Parsley does grow to abut five foot over here.

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        October 25, 2016 at 6:44 AM

  2. Oh I love this…just gorgeous, it takes me in….I am catching up after being away, and sick on top of it…but getting back to normal soon…and the discussion above shows why we need our Latin names! 😉


    October 26, 2016 at 9:11 PM

    • Thanks, Lynn. So sorry you have been sick. You’re right: I should have given the Latin name for these. It’s Daucus carrot.


      October 26, 2016 at 9:19 PM

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